If you are like me you like to reuse things where you can. I am alway scouring the internet to find ways to recycle things I am given. Recently, I was given roses, and could not wait to do something with them. This is where I found some ideas on how to make to make rose water. There are two methods, but I will only share the simmering method.
Benefits of Rose Water
The many benefits of rose water include:
- Heals scars, and burns
- Soothes stomach digestion
- Helps with issues like eczema, and other forms of skin irritation.
- Helps with sore throat
- Help treat and prevent infections
Natural Hair Uses
I have locs, so I wondered if you could you rose water on your locs, and I found that yes you can. According to naturally curly, rose water balances your hair’s Ph, and can be useful as an anti dandruff solution. It can be added to:
- leave in rinse after shampoo
- added to hot oil treatments
Hopefully, you can recreate this recipe at home as a great way to recycle your flowers. This recipe can last for about a week in the fridge, you can add glycerin to make it last longer.